Quick Stats

  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $14,295
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    1,890
  • University Selectivity
    69%
  • University Yield
    37%
  • Job Offers
    94%
  • Average Salary
    $52,713
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1944
  • Program Length
    Two Year
Contact Information
645 N. Shaw Ln., Rm. 402A
East Lansing, Michigan 48824, United States
Website
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Broad College of Business

Michigan State University's Eli Broad College of Business teaches students to reach across business functions, build relationships, and solve global business problems to make business happen. The college, which is home to more than 5,800 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, offers 7 undergraduate majors, 2 MBA programs, 7 professional master's degrees, and 8 doctoral degrees, as well as a variety of executive education programs. Students can choose to enhance their education through an extensive selection of study abroad trips and by engaging in real-world projects in research centers and experiential labs.

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The university has great professors and connections to the business world. Not only do they do a good job bringing in companies to recruit, but they bring them in to lecture and do case studies.

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About Michigan State University

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
69% Michigan State University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. High school GPA
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
31479% 31,479
69% 69
37% 37
69% School Selectivity
37% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • ACT or SAT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

All applicants must provide a personal statement. International applicants are required to show English proficiency (TOEFL or other evaluative test) and proof of finances.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1848% 1,848
61% 61
100% 100
61% Program Selectivity
100% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not offered
Required Tests

Experiential profile focused on passion, tangible connection, responsibility, & duration of experience; proctored case study focused on integrity, initiative, & resourcefulness or professional relationships & teamwork; optional personal statement.

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Separate application
  • Min college GPA for transfers 3.0
  • Other transfer requirements Experiential profile focused on passion, tangible connection, responsibility, & duration of experience; proctored case study focused on integrity, initiative, & resourcefulness or professional relationships & teamwork; optional personal statement.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions No
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses?
  • How freshmen are admitted
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Other 21%
Top Industry
  • Financial Services 21%
  • Manufacturing 16%
  • Consulting 4%
Deloitte 15
Top Employer
  • Kohl's 9
  • Amazon.com 8
  • Chrysler Corporation 8
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
94% Broad College of Business 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
88% 88
62% 61.74527272727272
88% Receive Offers
84% 84
59% 59.252482758620694
84% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
6% 6
16% 15.83261363636364
6% Receive Offers
10% 10
17% 16.796475409836066
10% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
6% 6
9% 9.05625
6% Receive Offers
6% 6
9% 9.484761904761905
6% Accept Offers
80% Graduates seeking full-time employment
20% Graduates not seeking employment
84% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
3% 3
$53,167.00
52K 55K
Finance/Accounting
32% 32
$51,291.00
25K 70K
General Management
21% 21
$53,779.00
35K 66K
Human Resources
2% 2
$52,143.00
34K 65K
Management Information Systems
1% 1
$60,000.00
55K 65K
Marketing/Sales
13% 13
$53,174.00
25K 68K
Operations/Production
6% 6
$52,058.00
24K 67K
Logistics/Transportation
3% 3
$51,050.00
35K 60K
Other
19% 19
$52,139.00
35K 65K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
1% 1
$55,500.00
54K 57K
Consumer Products/Retail
15% 15
$52,213.00
35K 60K
Consulting
4% 4
$60,111.00
40K 67K
Financial Services
21% 21
$51,786.00
21K 70K
Government/Education
1% 1
$24,000.00 Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health
5% 5
$53,182.00
41K 61K
Manufacturing
16% 16
$55,044.00
25K 66K
Media/Entertainment
1% 1
$0.00 Data not provided
Non-Profit
1% 1
$40,000.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
3% 3
$53,167.00
37K 64K
Real Estate
1% 1
$47,000.00
34K 60K
Sports/Leisure
1% 1
$0.00 Data not provided
Technology/Science
4% 4
$57,000.00
50K 65K
Transportation
4% 4
$49,444.00
35K 66K
Utilities
1% 1
$0.00 Data not provided
Other
21% 21
$52,228.00
35K 68K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
4% 4
$57,493.00
50K 70K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
2% 2
$56,000.00
56K 57K
U.S. South
6% 6
$51,423.00
30K 67K
U.S. Southwest
3% 3
$53,296.00
44K 64K
U.S. Midwest
77% 77
$52,439.00
21K 70K
U.S. West
8% 8
$54,715.00
45K 63K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Ernst & Young 38
  • Deloitte 37
  • BDO 17
  • General Electric 10
  • Quicken Loans 8
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 13
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 96
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 378
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 2,290
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Resume development, interviewing assistance, practice interviews, career course, individual career advising, employer presentations, corporate site visits (also international), career fairs, professional development, job search strategies and graduate school workshops.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$24,591
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $14,295
  • Fees $446
  • Expenses $9,850
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,111
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $34,815
  • Fees $446
  • Expenses $9,850
29% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 1% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 55%
  • Merit 28%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.finaid.msu.edu
Scholarships
$12,894,475
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$12,895,549
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Broad College of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
52% 48
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
45% 26
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
15 Broad College of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Human Resource Management
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
More Information
Business Program Classes
19% Less than 20 Students 13% More than 50 Students
68% 21 to 50 students
26 Average number of students in non-business required electives
35 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Program length Two Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2001
Degrees Offered
  • BA/Accounting
  • BA/Finance
  • BA/General Management
  • BA/Marketing
  • BA/Human Resource Management
  • BA/Supply Chain Management
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
78% 78
68% 68
Prominent Faculty
  • Charles Hadlock

    Finance

  • John Hollenbeck

    Management

  • Kathy Petroni

    Accounting

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    MSU offers numerous work study and co-operative education opportunities for students.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    MSU is the national leader in study abroad, offering more than 200 programs on all continents and in over 60 countries. Programs are offered every session, including winter break, and range from two weeks to an academic year. Often, costs do not exceed a semester's study on campus. More than 20% of students participate in study abroad, and the program continues to grow. Visit www.studyabroad.msu.edu for more information.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    The MSU Center for Service Learning & Civic Engagement (CSLCE) links students with appropriate service opportunities. The Broad College also has an active chapter of Students Consulting for Non-Profit Organizations, which engages in pro bono projects with local organizations. Many community service activities are available through all Broad student organizations throughout the year.

Students

46% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
28 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
84% 84
Asian American
6% 6
Hispanic
3% 3
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
94%
2%
1%
1%
1%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
73% 73
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
25% 25
Dual Citizenship
1% 1
Canada
1% 1
20 Average age of full-time students
91% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
78% 78
98% 98

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 64,369
Alumni Donations
$1,552 Average Gift $1,600,000 Largest Gift

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Most Prominent Alumni
  • Eli Broad

    Founder/Broad Foundation

  • James Cornelius

    Chairman/Bristol-Myers Squibb

  • John Russell

    President and CEO/CMS Energy